What: During the week-long Maryland Summer Center for Future Engineers: Robot Design, students will look into the future as they design their very own robots for real world applications. Students will also discuss career opportunities in engineering and science with professors working in those fields.
The 2011 Maryland Summer Centers Program is coordinated through the Maryland State Department of Education. The Maryland Summer Centers Program, in partnership with public and nonpublic agencies, provides Maryland’s diverse gifted and talented student population with advanced, rigorous, experiential learning opportunities that nurture these students’ talents and abilities within unique learning environments.
WHO: Students entering grades 9 – 12, interested in engineering and robot technology, will learn how to program real robots, build their own mobile robot, and visit engineering and physics labs.
WHEN: June 25 – June 30, 2011 (Residential Program)
WHERE: Frostburg State University, Compton Science Center,123 Compton Science Center, Frostburg, Maryland 21532, (301-687-7966)
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